• August 25, 2008 25 Aug'08

    Fill the skills gap

    Despite the economic downturn, the skills crisis in the UK's IT and telecoms market does not seem to be abating, which is leading some channel partners to take matters into their own hands.  Continue Reading

  • August 25, 2008 25 Aug'08

    Will netbooks blend with notebooks?

    One of the big debates these days here in Silicon Valley is whether products such as the Asus Eee PC, or netbooks in general, will actually take off and, if so, whether they will encroach on the low-end value laptop market where close to 50% of all ...  Continue Reading

  • August 22, 2008 22 Aug'08

    Atos Origin brings Olympic IT circus to London

    As the Beijing Olympic Games enter their last two days and Team GB looks set to return with its largest medal haul for a century, the IOC’s IT services partner, Atos Origin, has started preparations for the London 2012Games.  Continue Reading

  • August 22, 2008 22 Aug'08

    IBM leads global server market in Q2

    IBM maintained a stranglehold on worldwide server revenues in the second quarter while Hewlett-Packard grew slower than the market average and Sun and Fujitsu Siemens saw declines, according to market analyst Gartner.  Continue Reading

  • August 20, 2008 20 Aug'08

    Fuss-free data archiving

    There are increasing numbers of customers that are going home after a hard working day wondering whether or not they have done the right thing with their data.  Continue Reading

  • August 19, 2008 19 Aug'08

    Dell expected to enter netbook arena imminently

    Dell's long awaited entry into the netbook market could be around the corner with details surfacing on the products and a launch date set for Friday.  Continue Reading

  • August 14, 2008 14 Aug'08

    Microsoft postpones LAR rebate changes

    Microsoft has delayed the European roll out of its global rebate programme for LARs until January after partners complained they needed more time to adjust their business model to reflect the revamped structure.  Continue Reading

  • August 14, 2008 14 Aug'08

    2e2 tables £58m offer in bid to acquire Netstore

    The CEO at 2e2 has revealed the £58.1m bid to acquire Microsoft Gold partner Netstore - should it go through - will add the finishing touches to its buy and build strategy, for this year at least.  Continue Reading

  • August 14, 2008 14 Aug'08

    Fat order book best protection against downturn

    IT services providers have continued to report strong order books insulating them from the growing effects of the downturn, as Anglo-Dutch services outfit Logica and managed security services provider Integralis both filed their first half results.  Continue Reading

  • August 14, 2008 14 Aug'08

    Phoenix warns of soft market

    Phoenix IT has issued a trading statement for the period between 1 April and 13 August, revealing that although financial results have so far fallen in line with the board's expectations, the firm's Business Continuity and Servo divisions have been ...  Continue Reading